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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 60' North, Longitude: 23° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.43 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.9"982.81 miwest0° 08' 58.8"10.29 minorth982.59 mi
24 hours11° 25' 44.4"773.36 mieast3° 16' 03.5"224.64 minorth800.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BiraoThu 1:34 PM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirThu 3:34 PM300 km187 miles162 nmNortheast NE
AbéchéThu 1:34 PM323 km201 miles174 nmNorthwest NW
MongoThu 1:34 PM486 km302 miles262 nmWest W
FadaThu 1:34 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SarhThu 1:34 PM608 km378 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
BriaThu 1:34 PM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kaga-BandoroThu 1:34 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
WauThu 3:34 PM713 km443 miles385 nmSoutheast SE
MoussoroThu 1:34 PM745 km463 miles402 nmWest-northwest WNW
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